Ep. 11 – Winning with Laughter – Cartoonists in the Great War – Luci Gosling

Ep. 11 – Winning with Laughter – Cartoonists in the Great War – Luci Gosling

Luci Gosling, from the Mary Evans Picture Library, discusses a talk she gave to the WFA’s AGM in Newcastle on cartoons, …

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Ep. 10 – Battlefield tourism on the Western Front – Dr Stephen Miles

Ep. 10 – Battlefield tourism on the Western Front – Dr Stephen Miles

Dr Stephen Miles discusses battlefield tourism on the Western Front based on his new book The Western Front : Landscape,…

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Ep. 9 – Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps – Dr Samantha Philo-Gill

Ep. 9 – Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps – Dr Samantha Philo-Gill

Dr Samantha Philo-Gill discusses her new book on the formation, role and legacy of the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps (pub…

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Ep. 8 – The Great War’s influence on popular music – Dr Peter Grant

Ep. 8 – The Great War’s influence on popular music – Dr Peter Grant

Dr Peter Grant, a cultural historian from the Cass Business School, discusses how the Great War has shaped and provided …

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Ep. 7 – Irish Soldiers in 1917 – Philip Pratley

Ep. 7 – Irish Soldiers in 1917 – Philip Pratley

Philip Pratley talks about ‘Irish Soldiers One Year On: The Changes of 1917 ’, a lecture from the joint WFA and British …

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Ep. 6 – British Staff in 1917 – Dr Paul Harris

Ep. 6 – British Staff in 1917 – Dr Paul Harris

Dr Paul Harris talks about ‘The British Army Staff System in 1917′, a lecture from the joint WFA and British Commission …

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Ep. 5 – French Tanks in 1917 – Dr Tim Gale

Ep. 5 – French Tanks in 1917 – Dr Tim Gale

Dr Tim Gale talks about ‘The development of French armoured warfare doctrine in 1917 ’, a lecture from the joint WFA and…

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Ep. 4 – The Honourable Artillery Company in 1917 – Michael Orr

Ep. 4 – The Honourable Artillery Company in 1917 – Michael Orr

Michael Orr talks about ‘Bunny and his artillery company: Command and Morale in 2nd Battalion Honourable Artillery Compa…

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Ep. 3 - Stately Homes and Cartoons in WW1

Ep. 3 - Stately Homes and Cartoons in WW1

This episode looks at the new research on the Great War from the University of Kent. PhD students Jack Davies tells abou…

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Ep. 2 - Lessons from the Battle of the Somme

Ep. 2 - Lessons from the Battle of the Somme

We hear from historians Steven Barker and Jack Sheldon on how combatants learnt lessons from the Battle of the Somme. W…

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Ep. 1 - HMS Caroline

Ep. 1 - HMS Caroline

This episode comes from HMS Caroline, the last remaining warship that fought at the 1916 Battle of Jutland. We also inte…

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